Our History

Halifax Veterinary Hospitals Inc. has been providing leading-edge, comprehensive animal health care since 1952.

Dr. Ross AinslieFor more than 60 years, our staff has been honouring the traditions of veterinary care of Dr. Ross Ainslie.  We are committed to offering excellence in animal care and promoting conscientious pet ownership through education. Advanced care services include Digital Radiography, Orthopaedic and Soft Tissue Surgery, Exotic Animal Care, Advanced Dental Care, and Stem Cell therapy in dogs. We also offer grooming services conveniently located within the city of Halifax.




Above: Graduation Class of Ontario Veterinary College, 1952. (Class of Dr. Ross Ainslie)



Above:  Mid 1980s, Showing Dr. Ross Ainslie using Cardio pet techonology still used today.



Above: Our Quinpool practice in the early 1960s.